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Monmouth College Hewes Library


Books provide primary texts (essays, novels, research) as well as critical analyses of these texts.

Find Books Using Library Catalogs

As a Monmouth College patron, you have access to three tiers of library catalogs. 


Hewes Library Catalog

  • Locate physical books, DVDs and media owned by Hewes Library; select Ebooks included
  • Materials may be print or digital and are immediately available on campus

Search for books, ebooks, dvds, and documents in Hewes Library


I-Share Catalog


  • A larger, international library catalog, WorldCat, allows identification of materials beyond the Hewes Library and the I-Share Catalog. (Be sure to check these catalogs first.)
  • Materials identified in WorldCat may be requested using WorldShare.
  • Items may take 7-14 days to arrive. 

Catalog Search Tips

  • Any Field, default, searches all words in all fields.
  • Advanced Search allows more complex and multiple field searches.
  • For a more specific search, choose Title, Author or Subject.
  • On the results screen, Refine Your Results allows additional resource to narrow your focus.

refine catalog results

Search Tips

Be sure to check out the "Search Tips" tab above to structure the best possible searches.

Additional Book Sources

Hewes Library at Monmouth College | 700 East Broadway, Monmouth, IL 61462 | Phone: 309-457-2190 | Fax: 309-457-2226 | |